Murder on Tyneside

Author: Eileen Thornton

Category: Mysteries

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Deal starts: May 23, 2017

Deal ends: May 28, 2017

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Recently widowed Agnes Lockwood is spending a few days on Tyneside in Northeast England, keen on catching up with her past. But after only a few days at the hotel, an expensive item of jewelry is stolen.After more jewelry goes missing, Chief Inspector Alan Johnson gets on the case. During the investigation, Alan recognizes Agnes as a friend from schooldays and they rekindle their friendship – with Agnes bombarding him with questions about the case.After having dinner together one evening, they find a body lying on the roadside. Fearing for her safety, Alan warns Agnes to stay away from the case: theft is one thing, but murder is something else.But being an inquisitive woman, Agnes cannot resist getting involved... too involved.

The Wind Guardian

Author: Frank Scozzari

Category: Mysteries

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Deal starts: May 23, 2017

Deal ends: May 28, 2017

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In California, one of the largest nuclear centers in the United States is targeted by a group of terrorists. Aided by an inside man, the extremists plan to seize the reactor and scatter radiation to the winds, wreaking havoc to the world.The only thing standing in their way are two misfit security guards, whose romantic escapade temporarily takes them off the terrorists' radar screen. After realizing what is happening in the power plant, they find themselves in a battle against time and overwhelming odds.A sudden resurgence of duty has them taking up arms and committing beyond the point of no return. But has their call to action come too late?Exposing the vulnerability of the nation’s power plants, The Wind Guardian is a powerful thriller from four-time Pushcart Prize nominee, Frank Scozzari."A riveting page-turner." -Richard Miniter, New York Times bestselling author"Scozzari's terrorists bring the fight to us - and we're not ready." -Lt. Colonel Rick Francona, CNN & NBC Military AnalystOver 200 five-star reviews in Amazon and Goodreads.

Treachery in Bordeaux (The Winemaker Detective Series, Book 1)

Author: Jean-Pierre Alaux

Category: Mysteries

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Deal starts: May 22, 2017

Deal ends: May 26, 2017

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"DECADENT, DELICIOUS, DELIGHTFUL." THE PERFECT BLEND OF MYSTERY & GASTRONOMYTreachery in Bordeaux is the first book in the beloved Winemaker Detective novels, the "addictive" French series featuring master winemaker Benjamin Cooker and his sidekick Virgile. When some barrels turn at the prestigious grand cru Moniales Haut-Brion wine estate, Cooker and Virgile start to investigate. Is it negligence or sabotage? They search the city and wine region for answers, welcoming readers into the underworld of a global luxury industry. Grab a glass of your favorite Bordeaux and delve into a world of money, deceit, inheritance, greed, and fine wine.Brimming with description, intrigue, and compelling characters, Treachery in Bordeaux kicks off this unbeatable series, which was adapted to television in France. "I love good mysteries. I love good wine. So imagine my joy at finding a great mystery about wine, and winemaking, and the whole culture of that fascinating world. This is a terrific new series." — William Martin, New York Times bestselling author of Back Bay and The Lincoln Letter "A fine vintage forged by the pens of two very different varietals. It is best consumed slightly chilled, and never alone. You will be intrigued by its mystery, and surprised by its finish, and it will stay with you for a very long time." — Peter May, international bestselling author “Intrigue and plenty of good eating and drinking within just a few pages.” —Booklist“Those who like detective stories that rely on the fine qualities of the investigator will find Cooker an enjoyable lead.” —Publishers Weekly

Doppelgänger’s Curse

Author: Milo James Fowler

Category: Mysteries

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Deal starts: May 15, 2017

Deal ends: May 19, 2017

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In a city where the cops are on a mobster’s payroll, private investigator Charlie Madison stands in the gap. When a wealthy young socialite asks him to help her catch a threatening stalker, he takes the case. But things aren’t what they seem, and Madison has to act fast before he’s framed for murder.

Ransom

Author: S. C. King

Category: Mysteries

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Deal starts: May 18, 2017

Deal ends: May 22, 2017

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Ariana Meyer was born in a family that resented her. She grew up in miserable conditions – with a drug-addict mother and an absent father – but climbed out of the gutter to become financially successful. She married a Frenchman, Lucien Valier, and later settled in Phoenix, Arizona with her husband and his daughter Eugenia.Several years into their stay in Phoenix, Eugenia was kidnapped and held for ransom. Although the ransom was paid on time, there was no sign of Eugenia. Three years later, Ariana suffered a heart attack when she received Eugenia’s wedding photograph in the mail. Alicia (nee Eugenia) was married to Damien Garvin for a couple of years but Damien quickly sank into alcoholism, and the ransom money was all but gone. Alicia was forced to take a night job in a restaurant to make ends meet until she discovered that she was pregnant. She was forced to move into a women’s shelter where she gave birth to a little girl, Aria. While she was about to call her parents with the intention of going home, Damien bursts into the premises brandishing a revolver. He was delirious as he phoned Lucien with another ransom demand. What happened next? Did Ariana and Lucien ever get to see Eugenia alive again? Or did Damien make his threats a reality and kill both Eugenia and Aria?*****‘Mystery: Ransom’ is a novel by mystery and suspense author S. C. King.*****A summary of reader reviews of ‘Mystery: Ransom’: “…great mystery thriller with mystery and financial crimes with suspense, fraud and romantic mystery...”“…good mystery book and suspense thriller with romantic suspense…”“...best mystery book, suspense thriller which is quite different from the usual suspense thrillers and mysteries…”“…suspense and mystery combine to make this a novel worthy of staying up late for...great for fans of mystery and thriller…”“…awesome suspense and romantic mystery and mystery series ….a great suspense thriller and mysteries book…”"…love this best mystery books 2015…a must read for all mystery lovers…""…wonderful mystery thriller suspense…amongst the best thriller books…" “…enjoyed this mystery thriller – full of suspense and twists and turns….”“...the writing is true to formula for romantic thrillers, mystery novels...”“…bought this best mystery book 2015 for my boyfriend….he is a fan of murder mystery best sellers...” “…one of the best and most suspenseful mystery thrillers and crime novels…”“...riveting mystery and thriller ...with romantic suspense and a web of deceit and fraud...”“…great mystery with non-stop thrills and suspense...”

Carly Keene Cozy Mystery (Boxed Set: Books 1-3)

Author: Ruby Blaylock

Category: Mysteries

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Deal starts: May 18, 2017

Deal ends: May 21, 2017

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Meet Carly Keene and the quirky residents of Parker's Mill, Georgia. The first three books in the Carly Keene Cozy Mystery Series are good, clean mysteries with fun characters and a lot of heart. In 'Dead Before the Wedding,' photographer Carly Keene must figure out who killed her client days before his wedding. With a jealous bridezilla on the rampage, a secret baby and demanding ex, and an angry twin who is sick of being confused for his philandering brother, Carly has no shortage of suspects, but finding out who the real killer is just might put Carly's budding relationship with his handsome twin in jeopardy.'Gravely Dead' When Carly finds a dead body in the local cemetary, she knows something's not right. After all, the judge was perfectly alive when he went in, but someone had it in for the man. Did Carly's favorite high school teacher do the dirty deed, or was someone else to blame for the judge's untimely demise? And is there really a ghost in Carly's house, or has she finally lost her mind?'Love, Death & Christmas Cookies' Christmas arrives in Parker's Mill, but there's one gift on Santa's sleigh that no one wants to receive--the body of local spinster Renae Boggs. At first it seems that no one cares about the old woman's murder, but Carly knows that there's more to the murder than meets the eye.Read the first three books in the Carly Keene series, then check out 'Can't Beat a Dead Horse,' the fourth book in the series.